Data Manager Job Placement – Uganda AIDS Commission (UAC)




Job Title:     Data Manager
Organisation: Uganda
AIDS Commission (UAC)
Duty Station: Kampala,
Uganda
Reports to:
Director Planning and Strategic Information
About US:
Uganda AIDS
Commission (UAC) was established in 1992 by an Act of Parliament (Cap 208) and
is under the Office of the President of the Republic of Uganda. The Act
provides for the Commission to Oversee, Plan and Coordinate AIDS Prevention and
Control activities throughout Uganda.
Job Summary:   The Data Manager will develop and maintain a
systematic process of data collection, analysis and dissemination for evidence
based policy formulation and decision making and advocacy.
Key Duties and Responsibilities: 
  • To carry out statistical analyses and reporting on the HIV/AIDS
    response
  • To carry out Mathematical modeling simulations for the HIV/AIDS
    response
  • Provide analytical reports to inform the development of the
    Integrated Annual Work plan for Self Coordinating Entities
  • Provide analytical reports to inform UAC strategic plan formulation,
    monitoring and evaluation
  • Provide analytical reports to inform Quarterly reviews of the
    implementation of the Integrated Annual Work Plan for SCEs To compile
    reports to inform the quarterly reports to HE the President, OPM, MOFPED,
    Development Partners and other key stakeholders on status of
    implementation of the national response in conformity with agreed
    reporting requirements
  • Provide analytical reports to inform the budget preparation for UAC
    in line with MTEF planning and budgeting process geared towards financing
    UAC operations and the NSP
  • To manage and implement software systems and web content management
  • To evaluate, select and implement enterprise software solutions
  • Design and maintain Websites
  • Perform any other duty as assigned by the supervisor 



Qualifications, Skills and Experience: 
  • The applicant must hold a Master’s Degree in Computer science,
    Statistics, Information technology or Information Systems from a reputable
    institution
  • A Bachelors degree in Computer science, Statistics, Information
    technology or Information Systems from a reputable institution
  • At least three years of post graduate qualification in a Government
    or a reputable organization.
  • Experience in data programming, processing and analysis through such
    statistical software programs as STATA, CSPro, SPSS
  • Demonstrated knowledge of current programming methodologies and
    practices, including web based application.
  • Good knowledge of HIV/AIDS M&E and Research in Uganda;
  • Knowledge of website and database management and maintenance;
  • Knowledge of the DHIS2 system is an added advantage.
  • Effective Communication skills;
  • Project planning, monitoring and evaluation
  • Team work, networking and interpersonal Relations
  • Planning, organizing and coordinating;
  • Assertive and good at decision making;
  • Ethics and integrity.
How to Apply:
All suitably
qualified and interested candidates should provide a cover letter expressing
interest in the job, a detailed CV, including present position, names,
addresses, and phone contacts of three professional referees, copies of
professional/ educational certificates and copies of previous appointments.
Please send it to:
The Director
General,
Uganda AIDS
Commission,
Plot 1-3 Salim Bay
Road Ntinda,
P.O Box 10779
Kampala. Uganda
Deadline: 30th September 2019 by 5.00pm.
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